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Texas Instruments Introduces industry smallest 16-bit
Texas Instruments Introduces the industry's smallest 16-bit, 8-channel ADC
08.20.2020 News

Many applications are requiring smaller and smaller devices every year. At the same time, these small-size applications are demanding increasing levels of performance. To address this challenge, Texas Instruments created the ADS7066...

Power Supply Analyzer USB Interface based
Power Supply Analyzer with USB Interface based on ATtiny814
08.20.2020 Circuits

The Power Analyzer is a programmable electronic constant current dummy load with two high side voltage and current sensors for an automatic analysis of power supplys, DC/DC converters, voltage regulators, batteries, chargers, power consumers and others...

Maxim Integrated Leverages 1-Wire Protocol Reduce
Maxim Integrated Leverages 1-Wire Protocol to Reduce Complexity and Provide Industry's Lowest Cost Solution for Building Networks of Remotely Connected I2C and SPI Sensors
08.20.2020 News

DS28E18 extends links up to 100 meters and minimizes wiring to connect peripheral devices to a host microcontroller...

Logic gates form high-impedance voltmeter
Logic gates form high-impedance voltmeter
08.19.2020 Circuits

You can use the circuit described in this Design Idea to estimate voltages across 10- to 100-MΩ resistances. It also works for reverse-biased diodes...

Avnet Introduces Indoor Air Quality Sensor
Avnet Introduces Indoor Air Quality Sensor HAT for Raspberry Pi for Rapid Prototyping
08.19.2020 News

Avnet announced the availability of a specialized sensor HAT for Raspberry Pi. The Avnet-designed evaluation, development and quick-prototyping tool is intended for engineering professionals who need quick development of commercial, industrial, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning products...

TinyUPS Uninterruptible Power Supply based on
TinyUPS - Uninterruptible Power Supply based on ATtiny13A
08.18.2020 Circuits

TinyUPS is a simple 5 V/2.5 A uninterruptible power supply with a li-ion battery as a buffer, a load sharing power path management system and an ATtiny13 for monitoring power supply and battery charge level as well as for communication with the connected device...

AKM develops ultra-low power intelligent system
AKM develops ultra-low power intelligent system wakeup ADC with integrated Acoustic Activity Analyzer consuming only 30μA
08.18.2020 News

Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation has developed the AK5706, a high-performance 24-bit stereo A/D converter with integrated Acoustic Activity Analyzer, audio buffer, and support for digital and high-SNR microphones...

Dual-Input Power Reset Stops Automotive Software
Dual-Input Power Reset Stops Automotive Software Runaway
08.17.2020 Circuits

In microcontroller-based embedded systems, it is imperative to provide a means of triggering system reset to take care of software runaways. Many such remedies involve the implementation of an external watchdog timer, software watchdog timer, or some other software strategies...

Hitex Unveils New AURIX Development Board
Hitex Unveils New AURIX Development Board for safety Applications
08.17.2020 News

Hitex extends its safety portfolio and introduces the ShieldBuddy TC375. The ShieldBuddy TC375 is currently the smallest AURIX development board in the world...

Crocus Technology Unveils Industry-First TMR Contactless
Crocus Technology Unveils Industry-First TMR Contactless, Coreless, Zero-Loss, Miniature size Current Sensor
08.13.2020 News

Crocus Technology announces the CT220, a contactless current sensor, with high linearity, high-resolution, a wide dynamic range in a small form-factor targeted for multitude of current sensing applications...